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Amelia Houghton
Amelia Houghton

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jacksonville, Fla.

High School:
Nease

Height:
5-11

Position:
Varsity



Alabama Highlights:
Junior - 2009-10

Won a gold medal as part of the Tide's Varsity 4+ at the SIRA Championships ... led the Tide's Varsity 4+ to a bronze medal finish in the C final of the South/Central Sprints ... helped the Tide's Varsity B boat to a win against Kansas State ... earned a place on the Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

Sophomore - 2008-09
Led the Tide's Second Varsity 8+ to a fourth-place finish in the Grand Finals of the SIRA Championships ... earned a win as part of the Second Varsity 8+ boat in a tri-meet with UNC and SMU ... earned dual meet wins as part of the Tide's Second Varsity 8+ against Kansas State ... led Alabama to a 10th place finish in the Club 8+ race at the Head of the Charles Regatta.

Freshman - 2007-08
Helped the Crimson Tide's First Novice 8+ to a fourth-place finish at the SIRA Championships ... part of the Tide's First Novice 8+ boat that finished fourth in the Grand Finals of the Dad Vail College Championships ... led Alabama's First Novice 8+ to dual meet wins against UNC, Drake, SMU, Creighton and Murray State.

Prep Highlights:
Coached by Steve Hitchcock and Tess Durant at River Bank Rowing ... posted top-10 and top-20 finishes at the U.S. Junior Championships.

Personal Information:
Full Name: Amelia Houghton ... daughter of Joseph and Adrienne Houghton ... psychology major with a minor in international studies ... born February 13, 1990.